A delegation led by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Melaku Alebel, held the 8th Ethio-Turkey Economic, Trade and Technical Cooperation Commission meeting in Ankara, Turkey on trade, industry, and services.
A federal delegation led by Yohannes Dinkayehu, State Minister for Metals, Chemicals and Construction Inputs Industry Development, Ministry of Trade and Industry He held talks with the business community in Indu and the city administration.
A delegation led by the Minister of Trade and Industry of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Melaku Alebel, arrived in Istanbul, Turkey for talks with Turkish Business Council and investors in various fields. During the meeting, gaps in foreign exchange, customs tax, bank guarantee, law enforcement and other issues were raised by the participants.
A team led by State Minister of Trade and Industry, Misganu Arga, toured various industrial factories in the country. He said the country's industries, especially in the leather industry, should be supported in terms of job creation and export.
One of the activities being carried out by the government to facilitate the structural transition from agricultural to industrial-led is the construction of integrated agro-industrial parks, one of which is the Bulbula Integrated Agro-Industrial Park. Bulbula Integrated Agro-Industrial Park is under construction in three phases and will start production this year, said Yohannes Mekonnen, Bulbula Park Coordinator of the Oromia Regional Industrial Parks Corporation.